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Best price 0.08 £
Journey duration 2 h 43 min
Connections per day 18
First departure 09:42
Last departure 09:42
Distance 126 km

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Birmingham to Liverpool. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Birmingham to Liverpool?

When you're traveling from Birmingham to Liverpool, you can expect to pay an average of approximately 17.42 £. You might be able to find prices as low as 0.08 £, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Trains from Birmingham to Liverpool

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Liverpool by train?

In order to get from Birmingham to Liverpool faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Birmingham and Liverpool will complete the journey in 1 h 29 min. On average, it will take you about 2 h 43 min to travel the 127 between Birmingham and Liverpool.

What time are the departures from Birmingham to Liverpool?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Birmingham to Liverpool, which usually leaves at 09:42. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 09:42. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Birmingham to Liverpool?

You will be able to leave Birmingham by using stations such as Birmingham New Street and Birmingham New Street [ BHM ]. These connect you to stations including Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and Bootle Oriel Road in Liverpool. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Birmingham or in Liverpool, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Birmingham leave for Liverpool?

The route from Birmingham to Liverpool is served by providers including Nationalrail and SBB. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 37 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Birmingham 18 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Birmingham to Liverpool, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 12 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 6 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.